Maps of Arkansas

Map of Arkansas county boundaries and county seats.

Map of Arkansas county boundaries and county seats.

Maps of Arkansas are an important element of genealogy and family history research, notably in the event you live faraway from where your ancestor was living. Since Arkansas political boundaries sometimes changed, historic maps are significant in assisting you find out the precise location of your ancestor’s home town, what land they owned, who his or her neighbors happen to be, and much more.

Maps of Arkansas generally are likely to be an exceptional reference for getting started with your own research, simply because they provide you with significantly beneficial information and facts right away. Arkansas Maps can be a major source of significant amounts of information on family history.

Arkansas borders LouisianaMississippi and TennesseeMissouriOklahoma and Texas. Arkansas’s 10 largest cities are Little Rock, Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Springdale, Jonesboro, North Little Rock, Conway, Rogers, Pine Bluff and Bentonville. Learn more about Historical Facts of Arkansas Counties.

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department has old Arkansas map reproductions, as well as copies of county maps available. The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville also maintains a large collection of maps and atlases.

Contact us if you have a map of Arkansas or link to a Arkansas Map you would like to see listed.

Interactive Map of Arkansas County Formation History

(Arkansas maps made with the use AniMap Plus 3.0 & with the Permission of the Goldbug Company)

Old Antique Atlases & Maps of Arkansas

These are scanned from the original copies so you can see Arkansas and Arkansas counties as our ancestors saw them over a hundred years ago. Some Arkansas maps years (not all) have cities, railroads, P.O. locations, township outlines and other features useful to the avid genealogist in Arkansas.

Disclaimer: All Arkansas maps are free to use for your own genealogical purposes and may not be reproduced for resale or distribution.Source: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

D.O.T. County Road and Highway Maps of Arkansas

The Arkansas Highway Department has prepared a series of county road maps. These maps contain more detailed information about man-made features than the geological survey maps. In addition to roads and boundaries, these maps include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

To View the Map: Just click the Image to view the map online. In order to make the Image size as small as possible they were save on the lowest resolution.

These maps are downloadable and are in PDF format (Images are between 500k and 1.5 meg so loading may be slow if using a dial-up connection). The main use of these are the locations of all known cemeteries in a county and of course the various roads and church locations. These Maps are Free to Download

Arkansas Map Links